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Historical Museum

Located in La Conner

"Come to the top of the hill for a spectacular view of Skagit County history"

Skagit County Historical Museum Volunteer Application

Do you want to be a part of preserving and sharing history? How about teaching children history through games and interactive displays? Or are you more organized and willing to research or catalog artifacts from long ago? If so, we have an interesting opportunity for you. Spend some time with our curators, collections specialist and attend special events hosted through the Skagit County Historical Museum at the top of the hill in La Conner.

We are flexible and offer projects from one day per week to one day per month. Although our museum is open to the public Thursday – Sunday, our volunteers show up a variety of days and times. Complete the form below and expect a follow-up email from us to schedule a quick telephone interview.

Tell Us Who You Are:
Your name: (First/Last)*
Contact phone number*: Phone format: 555-555-5555
Email Address*:
Confirm your email address*:
Mailing address*:
City*: State*: Zip Code*:
Emergency contact phone number*: Phone format: 555-555-5555
Tell Us What Projects You Might Enjoy:
Special Events/Activities Advertising/Distribution
Clerical/Organizing Archival/Library
Collections/Catalog Building/Grounds
Docent Adult Tours School Tours* (*background check)
Let Us Know About Some of Your Talents and Skills:
List a Few of Your Career, Volunteer or Museum Experiences:
Let’s Talk About Your Availability:
Upon Request
Special Occasions
2-4 Hours
4-6 Hours
By selecting "I AGREE" below, you agree to the following:
  • To keep confidential all information obtained about SCHM volunteers, staff, board members, and other individuals.
  • To represent SCHM in a positive manner as a volunteer.
  • To notify SCHM Director within 24 hours of any accident that occurs during volunteer service and complete/return the accident report and all other forms required within 7 days of a claim.
  • To allow the SCHM to obtain a Washington State Patrol Background Check if I work with children. I understand copies of this application and WSP check will be kept in a secured personnel file.
This Section Required Only for Volunteers Working With Children:
Your Birthdate: Format: MM/DD/YYYY
List any alias or variation of your name:

Have you ever been convicted of a crime?
If you answered yes, provide more information:
By selecting this button I confirm that all information supplied in this section is correct.